Scottish Championship
Hibernian4Dumbarton2

Hibernian 4-2 Dumbarton

Jason Cummings scores a penalty for Hibernian against Livingston
Cummings scored from the spot for Hibs

Hibernian claimed a comfortable win over Dumbarton in the Scottish Championship.

Though Grant Gallagher's shot cancelled out Dominique Malonga's opening strike for Hibs, the home side got ahead again through Liam Fontaine's head.

A handball by Darren Barr resulted in a penalty for Hibs and Jason Cummings converted just before the break.

James Keatings fired a fourth for the hosts before the Sons' Steven Craig headed a consolation goal.

Alan Stubbs' Hibs stay third in the division.

Line-ups

Hibernian

  • 1Oxley
  • 2Gray
  • 24McGregor
  • 5Fontaine
  • 16Stevenson
  • 19KeatingsSubstituted forBartleyat 65'minutes
  • 8FyvieSubstituted forMcGeouchat 67'minutes
  • 18McGinn
  • 3HendersonBooked at 81mins
  • 7MalongaBooked at 24mins
  • 35CummingsSubstituted forFeruzat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Bartley
  • 10McGeouch
  • 17Boyle
  • 20Feruz
  • 21Carmichael
  • 23Forster
  • 31Reguero

Dumbarton

  • 1Brown
  • 4Saunders
  • 5Buchanan
  • 22WrightSubstituted forDochertyat 65'minutes
  • 17Routledge
  • 21Brown
  • 8Gallagher
  • 14Barr
  • 10KirkpatrickSubstituted forCraigat 73'minutes
  • 13GibsonSubstituted forRossat 72'minutes
  • 9Fleming

Substitutes

  • 3Docherty
  • 7Cawley
  • 12Craig
  • 16Waters
  • 19Ewings
  • 23Ross
  • 24Brophy
Referee:
Brian Colvin
Attendance:
8,221

Match Stats

Home TeamHibernianAway TeamDumbarton
Possession
Home66%
Away34%
Shots
Home14
Away9
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home11
Away3
Fouls
Home14
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Hibernian 4, Dumbarton 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Hibernian 4, Dumbarton 2.

Corner, Dumbarton. Conceded by Marvyn Bartley.

Foul by Liam Henderson (Hibernian).

Gregor Buchanan (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Darren McGregor (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Steven Ross (Dumbarton).

Foul by Marvyn Bartley (Hibernian).

Grant Gallagher (Dumbarton) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Liam Henderson (Hibernian) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Gregor Buchanan (Dumbarton).

Foul by Marvyn Bartley (Hibernian).

Steven Craig (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Liam Henderson (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jon Routledge (Dumbarton).

Booking

Liam Henderson (Hibernian) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Liam Henderson (Hibernian).

Scott Brown (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Liam Fontaine (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Craig (Dumbarton).

Marvyn Bartley (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Steven Craig (Dumbarton).

Attempt blocked. Scott Brown (Dumbarton) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Steven Ross (Dumbarton) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

Foul by Liam Henderson (Hibernian).

Darren Barr (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Hibernian 4, Dumbarton 2. Steven Craig (Dumbarton) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Mark Docherty following a set piece situation.

Foul by Marvyn Bartley (Hibernian).

Jon Routledge (Dumbarton) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Steven Craig replaces Jordan Kirkpatrick.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Steven Ross replaces William Gibson.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Islam Feruz replaces Jason Cummings.

Dominique Malonga (Hibernian) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Saunders (Dumbarton).

Attempt saved. Jason Cummings (Hibernian) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Dylan McGeouch replaces Fraser Fyvie.

Attempt missed. John McGinn (Hibernian) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Dumbarton. Mark Docherty replaces Frazer Wright because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Hibernian. Marvyn Bartley replaces James Keatings.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rangers1010003362730
2Raith Rovers107031310321
3Hibernian96121661019
4Falkirk9531129318
5Queen of Sth114251116-514
6St Mirren102441113-210
7Morton11245914-510
8Dumbarton103161016-610
9Alloa10127621-155
10Livingston10118818-104
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